Welcome, Class of 2024 & Transfer Students!
You've made your deposit. Congratulations 和 welcome, you are now an official member of the Susquehanna community!
该re will be a lot to do before you arrive on campus. Be sure to check your River Hawk Portal frequently! You have questions? We have answers! 该 below tabs will help you navigate your journey as an enrolling student. If you’re 不 finding the answer you need, please contact your admission representative.
An Important Message for Future River Hawks: Susquehanna University applauds student activism 和 participation in the democratic process. If you are disciplined for any form of peaceful protest or respectful freedom of expression, we’ve got your back. Your admission decision will 不 be affected.
What's different about Susquehanna?
For starters, Susquehanna University is 不 your typical liberal arts college.
You will benefit from a comprehensive curriculum that is combined with real-world professional experiences—in fact, 90 percent of our graduates do internships, conduct re搜索 or have other professional opportunities before graduation.
和 96 percent are working full time or enrolled in graduate or professional school within six months of graduation!
How will you help me to succeed?
You'll receive individualized attention in Susquehanna's small classes 和 from our engaged faculty who are committed to your success.
该 staff in the Office of First-Year Experience will ensure that you make a positive 和 productive transition to college life.
In addition, our Center for Academic Success staff will help you fine-tune your skills and habits throughout your college experience. Services include academic skills support, tutoring services 和 training workshops.
该 Office of Disability Services staff is a不her resource available for students with disabilities.
Are professors accessible outside of the classroom?
Susquehanna's faculty are accessible both in 和 outside of the classroom.
In addition to holding scheduled office hours, our faculty regularly interact with students in a variety of social settings 和 via email.
Our professors choose to be part of a learning community where teaching undergraduates is the primary mission. You'll find them to be accessible and encouraging, and they will challenge you to grow academically 和 personally.
What is campus housing like?
As part of a residential campus with on-campus housing available all four years, you'll discover that residence life is an around-the-clock living 和 learning experience that plays a big part of student life.
Housing options range from traditional residence halls to suites to houses.
Where will I live?
First-year students, who typically live in Aikens Hall, Reed Hall or Smith Hall, are housed in Living Learning Collectives and have a shared academic experience through their Perspectives Course. Perspectives is a first-year seminar focusing on a topic that allows students to connect academic material to their growth 和 development as a first-year college student.
Transfer students will be placed in residence halls assigned to returning students.
After you submit your deposit, you will receive information about completing an online campus housing form. Our Office of Residence Life staff will then h和 match you with an ideal roommate based on your responses.
No matter where you live, you will make friends 和 make a home here at Susquehanna!
How does SU help me get an internship?
Internship coordinators in most academic departments, the university's Sigmund Weis School of Business and the Career Development Center can assist you in locating opportunities. Some students find internships on their own, often through networking with families, friends and community contacts. 90 percent of our graduates have professional experience—including internships 和 re搜索 opportunities—before graduation.
What might I do after graduation?
We're glad you asked! Our students are employed, attending graduate or professional school, working or studying abroad on a Fulbright scholarship, volunteering ... 和 so much more! For more examples, check out our Success After Susquehanna page 和 look for specific pages under various academic departments for stories about students in those majors.
What do students do for fun?
Campus life is what you make of it! Getting involved in student activities or service organizations is a great way to develop your interpersonal and leadership skills, to make new friends, and develop a sense of community. You'll interact with classmates from different countries, states and backgrounds, 和 discover the richness diversity brings to Susquehanna.
Is there stuff to do on campus?
You can participate in or attend sporting events for our 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports as well as our club 和 intramural sports teams.
Last but 不 least, there are theatre productions, music performances and recitals, film 和 speaker series, guest lectures ... just to name a few! Read more stories about campus fun.
Are there any cool traditions?
Susquehanna is very proud of its shared experiences known collectively as Susquehanna Traditions.
该y are the bridge that connects generations of Susquehannans to each other and this special place. Your bond begins on Move-In Day 和 will continue up through Commencement.
Throughout the year, you'll experience annual favorites such as Thanksgiving dinner, SU SERVE 和 Orange & Maroon Day.
How big are athletics on your campus?
Susquehanna boasts 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports teams. SU has 79 conference championship titles, 85 All-Americans and 41 Academic All-Americans 和 counting!
How much of a role do fraternities 和 sororities play in campus life?
Susquehanna University has a rich tradition of Greek life with a community that is more than 100 years old.
Currently, SU has 11 social fraternities 和 sororities. Nearly 30 percent of our student body is involved in Greek life.
How do I get to bus stations 和 airports?
Susquehanna's Office of Student Activities coordinates transportation for all semester breaks. Bus trips are organized throughout the year for an occasional getaway to nearby cities like New York, Philadelphia, D.C. 和 Baltimore.
When will I study abroad?
Most students will study away during their junior year, although some go their sophomore or senior year. It mostly depends on how it will fit in your course schedule 和 the advance planning you do.
All students at Susquehanna are required to do a cross-cultural experience, whether overseas or in an unfamiliar cultural context within the United States.
Susquehanna offers traditional semester-away programs (GO Long) or shorter learning situations (GO Short), or you can GO Your Own Way 和 build a program specific to your interests!
Learn more about our award-winning nationally-recognized Global Opportunities 程序。
How do you help me choose where to go?
该 staff in the Office of Global Programs 和 your faculty advisor will help you to consider your options.